Jan 8, 2013 7:00am PST
of the gulf, energy from the low really gets wound up. rainfall amounts. first of all, flood threats, flash flood threats and we're talking rainfall over 5 to 7 inches of rain along parts of eastern and central texas. it could have a great effect, at least, of knocking down the drought. flooding could be a big problem as well. we'll get your local forecast right after this. total of about $10,000 back." i wave my wand and refunds suddenly appear. i can help you. >>> good morning. i'm meteorologist christina loren. we do have thick pockets of fog across the bay area. travel cautiously. give yourself extra time if you wake up in interior inland valleys. throughout the day we hit the 60s by the finish. 66 inland. 65 bayside and 65 at the coast. temperatures tumble by tomorrow down to the 50s and we get a few showers late wednesday into thursday. >>> and that's your latest weather. >> al, thank you. >>> police in chicago now have opened a homicide investigation into the death of a man who died just one day after he received a big lottery payout. andrea canning is here with the details on that.
Jan 5, 2013 5:00am PST
-term agenda which includes immigration reform, pressing for stiffer gun-control laws, and new energy policies. >> the state of the union will be critical here. >> reporter: joe lockhart served as press secretary to former president bill clinton. lockhart says in order to achieve his other policy goals, president obama should focus on building public support, a tactic he more heavily employed toward the end of his first term. >> the president has to lay out a program and a political game plan for how he's going to sell this and then hit the road and go city to city, talk to republicans, talk to democrats, create an environment where it's very, very difficult for republicans to oppose him. >> reporter: now also on the horizon, according to multiple sources, president obama could announce his pick for secretary of defense as early as the beginning of next week. those who are close to the nominating process say former nebraska senator chuck hagel is the leading candidate. but white house officials stress the president has not yet made his final decision. lester? >> kristen welker thank you very m
Jan 7, 2013 7:00am PST
his energy. impressive that, apparently, he can even honk that horn. not bad. it is now five minutes after the hour. let's go back over to al with a check of your weather. >> everywhere in the neighborhood, very nervous. >> beware. >> thank you very much. >>> let's see what we've got for you. friends in the pacific northwest are getting slammed again. big storm coming onshore. rain along the coast. snow in the mountains. winter storm warnings, winter weather advisories as well. even a couple of avalanche watches. and then as we look at the snowfall amounts, up to 12 inches of snow. more in the mountains. one to three inches of rain along the coast. big upper level low in the southwest will be causing some problems, bringing high-wind watches, wind advisories and wind warnings for much of southern california. that system moves into the southwest later today and brings with it a lot of rain, next 24 to 48 hours, parts of texas could see three to fiv >>> 9:05 on a very foggy monday morning. believe it or not, the golden gate bridge is there. you have to take my word for it. no flight de